PNEUMA 2021
Fall Semester
Registration Open

Who We Are

Pneuma Life School of Ministry (PLSM) is an affiliate of Agape Family Worship Center and in partnership with Oral Roberts University’s School of Lifelong Learning Education. It is dedicated to the preparation of men and women for the manifold ministries of Christ and His Church.

What Do We Offer

PLSM offers courses to help students achieve a 33-credit Diploma of Theological Studies. Students can receive a short-term specialized 19-credit certificate in one of the following areas: Christian Workers Certificate, Christian Education Certificate, Biblical Studies Certificate, Christian Missions Certificate, General Theological Studies Certificate and our newly offered Christian Care Giving Certificate.

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Course Descriptions

LIFE OF CHRIST - DBIB 362

In this course, the student will study the life and teachings of Jesus Christ as presented in the Gospels and early Christian literature.

MINISTRY AND LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT - DPRM 333

A study of biblical principles and methods of training believers for ministry and leadership in the church. Attention is given to spiritual growth, development, and equipping individuals for effective ministry and leadership. **SPECIAL DISCOUNT FOR MINISTER’S AND LEADERS.

SERMON PREPARATION - DPRM 340

This course is designed to instruct the student in the proper interpretation and presentation of biblical material through preaching. Basic communication skills and sound principles of hermeneutics of Scripture are addressed, and attention is given to the biblical perspective of preaching, principles of sermon construction, and sermon delivery.

SPIRITUAL ISSUES IN SUBSTANCE ABUSE - DPRM 449

Most self-help programs refer to the higher power. This course identifies the spiritual issues associated with seeking a higher power from a uniquely Christian perspective.

CHRISTIAN FAITH AND MINISTRY - DTHE 230

This is a cursory exploration of the biblical truths and teachings of the Christian church. Emphasis is placed on the charismatic interpretation of these truths.

BIBLE DOCTRINE II - DTHE 314

Doctrine of the Trinity, decrees of God, creation, and providence are studied.

MINISTRY PRACTICUM - DPRM 320

(1 Credit requirement for an advanced certificate) The purpose of this ministry practicum is to provide the student with practical experience in ministerial responsibilities and in a broad range of roles performed in ministry. Trainees gain competence in essential areas of local church ministry.

Upcoming Events

Virtual Student Orientation and Book Distribution

Virtual Student Orientation will be held on Saturday September 18th from 12:00 NOON to 1:00 PM.   All interested students must attend the Virtual Student Orientation and are urged to complete their Registration Form and return to Registrar via email at  HYPERLINK “mailto:[email protected][email protected] prior to Orientation on September 18, 2021.   Students will be allowed to take up to two courses per term.

Books will be distributed at the Agape Campus on Sunday September 19th between the hours of 1:00 to 2:00 PM.  Books will be packaged and ready for pickup upon payment of book fees.   All students must comply with FACECOVERING mandates and adhere to social distancing protocols.

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BOOK DISTRIBUTION
On Location at Agape | Sunday September 19
1:00 - 2:00 PM
VIRTUAL STUDENT ORIENTATION
Saturday, September 18
12:00 - 1:00 PM
CLASSES BEGIN
Tuesday September 21 | Thursday September 23
6:50 - 9:50 PM

For More Information

Please contact us for further information via e-mail at [email protected] or [email protected].

Administrative Staff

Dr. Lawrence Powell, President
Dr. Odessa McNeill, Academic Dean
Terri S. Davis, Administrative Assistant
Janice D. Williams, Registrar